Predictions for the future: Tech and its impacts on society

Given the rate of progress in science, engineering and technology over the past thirty years, and how technologists’ distant aspirations have become commonplace – super-computers in our pockets and flat-screen high-definition TV – looking the same distance into the future is very hard. The ‘high water mark’ of different technologies has reached very different levels. … Continue reading “Predictions for the future: Tech and its impacts on society”

Inspiring young engineers

In July 2015 BRE were one of 10 organisations who opened our doors as part of the inaugural IET Engineering Open House. Over 30 young people and their parents took a trip behind the scenes of BRE to find out what it’s like to be an engineer and learn about jobs that engineers do. During the … Continue reading “Inspiring young engineers”